Five things that leaves the group stage of the Champions 2015/16
The group stage of the Champions League 2015/16 She has come to an end. With her, some broken and new hopes, finally smiles and tears. In Colgados we tell you five things that leaves the group stage of the Champions 2015/16.
1-For the first time participated 5 a country teams in the same. Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico de Madrid, Sevilla and Valencia, 5 Spanish teams participating for the first time in Europe's premier club competition. The 3 first met expectations, Valencia disappointed falling where it was possibly the easiest group of the Champions League and ranked as third for the Europa League, certainly a disappointment.
Sevilla garnered the same result as Valencia yet, his group was considered death and return to its origins, competition from which reached the Champions, Europa League which is defending champion and has won the last two seasons.
2-A Belgian team finally passes the group stage since the Champions 15 years. the People, precisely rival Valencia, He made the machada passing over Lyon and Valencia and being second in their group behind Zenit. He had to go back to the beginning of the XXI century, in the 2000/01, to see a Belgian team among 16 best in Europe.
3-Cristiano Ronaldo smashed the record for goals in a group stage. Portuguese with 11 goals in 6 group matches, enters history as the top scorer in a group stage since no, He had managed to score 11 goal at this stage of the tournament. Portuguese goalscorer with this arreón, It has established itself as the top scorer in the history of the Champions League ahead of Leo Messi.
4-Russian record-breaking goalkeeper Akinfeev but not positive exactly. CSKA goalkeeper has accumulated in the group stage over 30 parties receiving goals in the Champions League or what is the same for at least 5 seasons any party that fails to zero in the continental showpiece.
5-Manchester United Van Gaal sinks into misery and does not pass the group stage. If we were talking about the disappointment that has led to the elimination of Valencia in an affordable group, is the worst suffered by the United Van Gaal, the second richest team in the world and has not been able neither to pass the group stage of the Champions.